Wednesday , April 17 2024

DSV Driver Vacancies – Freight Forwarder, Air Export

Website DSV - Global Transport and Logistics

Job Description:

Working within a dedicated team to provide an export & import airfreight service to a client within the mining vertical, keeping the customer up to date on the movement of their cargo at all times.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Completion of relevant shipping documents as prescribed by local &international authorities
  • Ensure company performance objectives are achieved
  • Co-ordinate the movement of cargo on behalf of clients
  • Follow operational systems and procedures
  • Develop and maintain working relationships, networks and partnerships that help achieve business goals
  • Effectively apply verbal, non-verbal and written communication methods to achieve desired results from internal / external clients and colleagues on issues, changes and shipment status in line with client / Customs SOP’s
  • Control expenses by actively monitoring waste within your control.
  • Ensure best control of costs and transit at all times on all routes
  • Problem solving skills: must be able to work with other colleagues, departments, 3rd party suppliers and clients in a proactive and professional manner
  • Provide positive solutions to all problematic situations
  • Find innovative ways of reducing errors and omissions
  • Understand and exceed client’s expectations and requirements
  • Provide innovative, effective solutions to client’s needs
  • Ability to foresee problems arising and provide alternatives and solutions proactively
  • Accountable for timeous resolution of outstanding debtors’ queries, foreign debtors’ queries, creditors reconciliation queries and foreign account queries under your control
  • Accountable for on time billing to clients
  • Managing clients KPIs / performance on a monthly basis and productivity of own desk
  • Making special arrangements / involving the right level of individual to support on critical shipments.
  • Support in after hour monitoring and tracking and tracing with carriers, arranging specials on weekends or facilitating communication and feedback on weekends.

Job Requirements:

  • Min 3-year experience in freight forwarding.
  • Must have knowledge of import & export air processes
  • Matric (essential)
  • Office 365 (Teams, OneNote, Forms), MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook
  • Cargowise understanding and previous experience would be beneficial

Job Details:

Company: DSV – Global Transport and Logistics

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Kempton Park

Application Deadline: N/A


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